The urban transition : comparative studies of newly industrializing societies by John Friedmann

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Bibliography: leaves 100-150.

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StatementJohn Friedman, Robert Wulff. --
SeriesComparative urbanization studies, Comparative urbanization studies
LC ClassificationsHT169.5 .F753
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Pagination150 leaves ;
Number of Pages150
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Open LibraryOL26575072M

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1 GHANA’S URBANIZATION IN THE AFRICAN AND GLOBAL CONTEXT Africa as opposed to other regions in the North or the Newly Industrializing Countries. The failure of the neo-Marxist dependency perspectives to accommodate and come to terms with the possibilities of peripheral capitalist development in the four Newly Industrializing Countries (NICs) of East and Southeast Asia should not then result in the embracing of the stages approaches espoused either by modernization theory or by Warren.

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